Pharmacy Residency Program

Scholarly Activities

Teaching commitments

The Clinical Pharmacists at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia coordinate classes in various disciplines at area universities, including:

The Clinical Pharmacists also serve as guest lecturers at several Schools of Pharmacy, including the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy, the University of Charleston and Jefferson School of Pharmacy.

In addition, our Clinical Pharmacists conduct unit-based education of physician trainees and other multidisciplinary staff, including nurses, respiratory therapists, nutritionists, etc. and are responsible for a series of American Council on Pharmaceutical Education (ACPE) accredited clinically oriented CE programs provided to the entire pharmacy staff.

Selected publications and presentations

Anderson DM, Pesaturo KA, Casavant J, Ramsey EZ. Alteplase for the Treatment of Catheter Occlusion in Pediatric Patients. Ann Pharmacother. 2013 March; 47(3):405-9.

Betts PA, Monk HM. A Retrospective Evaluation of Causative Pathogens and Antibiotic Prescribing Practices in Necrotizing Enterocolitis [platform presentation]. Eastern State Residency Conference; 2011 May, Hershey, Pa.

Hummel KL, Law CK, Le KM, Erush SC. Standardizing the Necessity for Off-Label Informed Consent: A Pediatric Undertaking [poster presentation]. ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting; 2012 Dec., Las Vegas, NV

Hughes RL, Erush SC. A Protocol for Administration of Partial Doses of Solid Medications in a Pediatric Institution [poster presentation]. ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting; 2012 Dec., Las Vegas, NV

Jew RK, Soo-Hoo W, Erush SC. Extemporaneous Formulations for Pediatric, Geriatric and Special Needs Patients. 2nd ed. 2010 ASHP, Bethesda, MD.

Pummer TL, Shalaby KM, Erush SC. Ordering off the menu: assessing compliance with a nonformulary medication policy. Ann Pharmacother. 2009 Jul;43(7):1251-7. Read the abstract»

Warrington SE, Kuhn RJ. Use of Intranasal Medications in Pediatric Patients. Orthopedics. 2011 Jun;34(6):456.

Warrington SE, Kuhn RJ, Anstead MI, Gokun Y. Long-Term Safety and Effectiveness of Linezolid in Patients with Cystic Fibrosis [podium presentation]. Pediatric Pharmacy Advocacy Group Spring Conference; 2011 Mar., Memphis, Tenn.

Warrington SE, McCrory BE, Butler DE, Acton JD. Safety and Effectiveness of Intravenous Colistimethate in Patients with Cystic Fibrosis [poster presentation]. North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference; 2010 Oct., Baltimore, Md.

Patel N and O’Neill S. Vancomycin Dosing in Pediatric Patients with Ventricular Cerebrospinal Fluid Shunts [poster presentation]. Easter States Residency Conference; 2010 Apr., Hershey, Pa.

Pung D, O'Neill S, Srinivasan V. Our Experience with Enteral Methadone to Prevent Opioid Withdrawal Due to Sedation and Analgesia in Critically Ill Children [poster presentation]. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Annual Meeting; 2009 Oct., Anaheim, Calif.

Patel N and O'Neill S. Efficiency of Tacrolimus Dose Titrations in Pediatric Liver or Renal Transplant Recipients [poster presentation]. Pediatric Pharmacy Advocacy Group (PPAG) Annual Conference; 2009 Sept., Cleveland, Ohio

Patel N and O'Neill S. Efficiency of Tacrolimus Dose Titrations in Pediatric Liver and Renal Transplant Recipients: A Retrospective Evaluation [platform presentation]. Eastern States Residency Conference; 2009 May, Hershey, Pa.

Pung D, O'Neill SP, Srinivasan V. Our experience with Enteral Methadone to Prevent Opioid Withdrawal Due to Sedation and Analgesia in Critically Ill Children [poster presentation]. Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting; 2009 May; Baltimore, Md. 

Trella J, Osterhoudt K. Intravenous N-acetylcysteine Experience at a Pediatric Hospital [platform presentation]. Clinical Toxicology Conference; 2009 Sept., San Antonio, Texas

Gresh L, Storey B, Stellar J, Trella J, D'Italia J, McKenzie T, Finn-Davis K. Evidence Based Practice Review of Diaper Dermatitis [poster presentation]. NANN 25th Annual Education Conference; 2009 Sept., Austin, Texas

Gresh L, Storey B, Stellar J, Trella J, D'Italia J, McKenzie T, Finn-Davis K. Evidence Based Practice Review of Diaper Dermatitis [poster presentation]. SPN Annual Convention; 2009 April, Atlanta, Ga.

Straight JD, Erush SC, Metjian TA. Once-Daily Aminoglycoside Dosing Versus Thrice or Twice-daily Dosing in Pediatric Cystic Fibrosis Patients: A Comparison Using a Pharmacokinetic Simulation [poster presentation]. ACCP/ESCP International Congress; 2009 Apr; Orlando, Fla.

Abend NS, Gutierrez-Colina AM, Monk HM, Dlugos DJ, Clancy RR. Levetiracetam for Treatment of Neonatal Seizures. J. Child Neurol. Neurol. 2011 Apr;26(4):465-70.

Le KM, Monk HM. Evaluation of Extended-Interval Dosing of Gentamicin in Neonates, [poster presentation]. Eastern States Residency Conference; 2010 Apr., Hershey, Pa.

Monk HM. Treatment of Children with Status Epilepticus: Development of an Emergency Department Algorithm [poster presentation]. Eastern States Residency Conference; 2009 May; Hershey, Pa.

Abend NS, Monk HM, Licht DJ, Dlugos DJ. Intravenous levetiracetam in critically ill children with status epilepticus or acute repetitive seizures. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2009 Jul;10(4):505-10. Read the abstract»

Monk HM. Optimization of Gentamicin Dosing in Neonates [platform presentation]. Eastern States Residency Conference; 2008 May; Hershey, Pa.

Pesaturo KD, Johnson PN, Ramsey EZ. Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension: A Pharmacotherapeutic Review. J Pharm Pract 2009; 22(2):166-178. Read the abstract»

Ramsey EZ, Miller AD, Armitstead JA, Smith KM. Using Pharmacy Residency Recruitment as a Practical Learning Experience for Existing Residents. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2009; 66:329-332.

Ramsey EZ. Pediatric Cardiology and Congenital Heart Defects: A Pharmacotherapy Review, [platform educational session]. National Association of Neonatal Nurses; 2009 Sept., Austin, Texas.

Pesaturo KA, Ramsey EZ, Johnson PN and Taylor LM. Introduction to Pediatric Pharmacy practice: Reflections of Pediatrics Practitioners. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2009 Feb 15;66(4):329-32.

Forde KA, Law C, O’Flynn R, Kaplan DE. Do Statins Reduce Hepatitis C RNA Titers During Routine Clinical Use? World J Gastroenterol. 2009 Oct 28;15(40):5020-7. Read the abstract»

Law C. Anticoagulation Therapy in Neonates and Children [platform presentation]. 10th Annual Pediatric Nursing Conference; 2008 Nov., Hershey, Pa.
 

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